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Rising from the Ashes
My Home in Shambles
Shutting Down
Cleaning Out
The Last Butcher
A Day's Meal
Boxed In
Relocation
The Outside World
Broken Walls
Scavengers
Childhood Memories
Broken Bowl
On The Move
Shanghai Rise
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“Childhood Memories” by Chris Rayn, 2007

The razing of the old quarters in Shanghai does not just tear down buildings, but ways of life, old habits and memories. A left behind toy symbolizes a child's memories that grew up in this place that will never be the same.

Project: Shanghai Rise

Spanning an entire decade of transformation in one Shanghai neighbourhood, "Shanghai Rise" shows the changes of its people, lifestyles and world views, as a microcosm of China's rise during the last decade. (Read More)